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2014-03-22 08:21:21

- FEATURE and JUNCTURE data show secukinumab delivered significant skin clearance at week 12(1,2) EAST HANOVER, N.J., March 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novartis today announced results from the Phase III FEATURE and JUNCTURE studies showing secukinumab (AIN457), a selective interleukin-17A (IL-17A) inhibitor, met both co-primary endpoints at Week 12 based on Psoriasis Area and Severity Index (PASI) 75 and Investigator's Global Assessment modified 2011 (IGA mod 2011) 0/1 response...

2014-03-20 12:32:57

RALEIGH, N.C., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clintrax Global, Inc., a worldwide clinical trial contract negotiation company located in Raleigh, NC, recently announced the addition of global investigator payments to its list of client services. Investigator payments are an essential part of the clinical trial lifecycle in which the site and other responsible contracting parties are compensated for services rendered and work performed throughout the course of a particular study....

2014-03-20 08:30:43

- Company's total commitment to Endowment reaches $250,000 - HAYWARD, Calif., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOR) today announced that it is contributing $175,000 to the Child Neurology Society and Child Neurology Foundation to further endow the Philip R. Dodge Young Investigator Award. The Dodge Award, named after Dr. Philip Rogers Dodge, one of the modern founders of the specialty of pediatric neurology, recognizes a promising young...

2014-03-19 23:02:33

Pharmaceutical manufacturers are required by the FDA to train personnel in FDA quality system requirements and procedures. Now manufacturers can train their staff for significantly less money, in their own office, with a new training video developed by a former FDA investigator. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Quality Systems Training DVD for Drugmakers **FDAnews DVD Training Course** http://www.fdanews.com/QualityDrugDVD Pharmaceutical manufacturers are required by the FDA to...

2014-02-19 23:30:19

i-Sight Software has announced that it will offer a free webinar entitled An Investigator’s Guide to Searching Court Records. The webinar will be presented by Brian Willingham, expert investigator and founder of Diligentia Group, on February 27th, 2014, from 2pm to 3pm EST. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 i-Sight Software will offer a free webinar entitled An Investigator’s Guide to Searching Court Records. Presented by Brian Willingham, expert investigator and founder of...

2014-01-15 23:04:39

The organizations conceived the awards in order to draw strong, innovative talent into Spinal Muscular Atrophy research. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Two organizations, allied in the fight to defeat the deadly childhood disease spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), jointly announced this week the winners of the “FightSMA/Gwendolyn Strong Foundation Emerging Investigator Awards.” FightSMA and the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation conceived the awards in order to draw strong, innovative...

2013-12-18 11:26:28

A University of Colorado Cancer Center study published online ahead of print in the journal Molecular Cancer Research shows that ALK and ROS1 gene rearrangements known to drive subsets of lung cancer are also present in some colorectal cancers. These results imply that drugs used to target ALK and ROS1 in lung cancer may also have applications in this subset of colorectal cancer patients. “When you have known oncogenes that are already targeted by FDA-approved drugs, it just made sense...

2013-12-16 04:21:35

A NEWS SERIES ON GMO'S WITH JEFFREY SMITH ON GAIAM TV BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In May more than two million Americans protested against the use of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) in our food supply. Now investigator Jeffrey Smith reveals the latest information on GMOs, how they impact our health and the health of our children and what you can do to avoid GMOs in your meals with a groundbreaking new show on Gaiam TV, Is what You Are Eating, Eating You?...

2013-12-09 14:00:42

New research presented today during the 55th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition in New Orleans uncovers several important insights into the pathophysiology of sickle cell disease and thalassemia that may soon translate into the development of better, more targeted treatments for hundreds of thousands of patients worldwide. Sickle cell disease (SCD) is an inherited, chronic disorder affecting nearly 100,000 Americans. Instead of producing healthy red blood cells,...

2013-11-07 08:34:03

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TransCelerate BioPharma Inc. ("TransCelerate") is launching three new global initiatives to further advance efficiency in clinical trials and accelerate the development of new medicines: creation of common clinical trial protocol templates, development of clinical trial networks for pediatric and minority populations, and establishment of a global investigator registry. TransCelerate is also expanding two of its original five initiatives, the...